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Understanding Baby Teeth and Tooth Loss

One of our biggest joys is beginning to treat our current patients’ children. There is nothing more exciting than that first appointment with patients we have been treating for years and now we get to begin seeing their children. Not only is that first visit exciting, but there are many other milestones coming your way […]

Children’s Dental Month

February is Children’s Dental Health Month, a time when dental professionals and health advocates come together to promote the importance of good oral hygiene habits for children. The observance, which began as a one-day event in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1941, has since expanded to a month-long campaign that reaches millions of families across the United […]

Children’s Dental FAQs

Children’s Dental FAQs

As parents, we strive to provide the best possible care for our children’s health, including their dental well-being. However, navigating the world of children’s oral health can sometimes be confusing and overwhelming. To help address some common concerns, this article aims to answer frequently asked questions (FAQs) about children’s dental care. From teething to cavity […]

Halloween Candy and the Effects on Your Children’s Teeth

Halloween is quickly approaching and you may have already noticed candy is everywhere! So, let’s take a moment to talk about Halloween candy and the effects on your children’s teeth…we all know that sugary sweets have negative effects on our smiles. These sugary sticky candies can lead to an increased risk of caries (cavities) especially […]

Children’s Dental Care at Bassett Creek Dental

Children’s Dental Care

There is nothing more enjoyable than getting to know our patients. We care about your lives outside the clinic, and it is fantastic not only seeing our patients but when our patients begin to bring their children in! It is such a fun experience to treat multiple generations. So, first and foremost, yes, we do […]

Does My Child Need to See a Pediatric Dentist?

Pediatric Dentist

Whether you are a new parent or are having another child, you may have questions about their oral health. Many parents often assume that a pediatric dentist is the best choice for dental care. While pediatric dentists specialize in providing oral care to children, there are several advantages to considering your regular family dentist for […]

Tips and Tricks to Soothe Teething

Teething can be a difficult time for both babies and parents. As baby’s first teeth emerge, they can experience a range of uncomfortable symptoms, including pain, irritability, drooling, and sleep disturbances. Fortunately, there are several tips and tricks that can help soothe teething and make the process more comfortable for everyone involved. Tips and Tricks […]

How to Prepare My Child for the Dentist

Unfortunately, the dentist can be a scary place for children. Rest assured, parents, we do everything we can to make children feel at ease. They will be greeted by kindness and a smiling face when they walk through our doors. While we do our best to make the clinic an inviting place, there are things […]

Does My Child Need Braces?

As your child loses their baby teeth and they begin to look more and more like little adults, you may notice their permanent teeth appear crooked. Does this mean they need braces? Not always, but the best way to know is to bring them in for a consultation. However, some signs may indicate a need […]

Understanding Baby Bottle Mouth

Understanding Baby Bottle Mouth As a parent, you will undoubtedly face endless decisions and worries over your children. Sorry, but we are going to add one more concern to your list: baby bottle mouth, also known as baby bottle tooth decay or early childhood caries. Most infants are given a bottle at some point in […]